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Two tributes to the devil in Madrid?

A tribute to the devil sounds very contradictory in a city with so many Catholic references all over the place. I do not personally know the reasons that convinced the Duke of Fernan Nunez in 1877 to commission a statue of the fallen … Continue reading

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